Solved Which motherboard should i pick? Tags: Gigabyte CPUs Motherboards ASrock Last response: December 13, 2013 9:08 AM in CPUs Share infamous070605 December 13, 2013 8:42:03 AM Im choosing which board should i use between this 2 board: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3p ASRock 970 Extreme 3 Ill be using it on FX 6300 (stock) i wont be OCing. . ill just use it as it is. Here's my full build: Processor: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3p or ASRock 970 Extreme 3 Memory: GGskill Ripjaws X 8gb 4gbx2 DDR3 1866 Storage: WESTERN DIGITAL 1TB BLUE 3.5" SATA Graphics Card: Sapphire Radeon R9 270X Dual-X Boost 2gb/256bit Case: Cougar Challenger Power Supply Seasonic (S12II) 520watts PSU 80Plus Bronze CPU COOLER : Cooler Master Hyper 212X More about : motherboard pick swilczak a b à CPUs December 13, 2013 8:51:48 AM The asrock board has better reviews and it won the newegg customer choice award so I would go with that one. m 0 l siddharthmukul007 a b à CPUs a c 79 V Motherboard December 13, 2013 8:55:29 AM ASRock 970 Extreme 3 obviously....full vfm m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer infamous070605 December 13, 2013 9:03:51 AM Thanks for answering guys. . Is that a huge difference between performance? can you guys site some advantages of ASRock over the Gigabyte. . Thanks in advance. m 0 l Best solution siddharthmukul007 a b à CPUs a c 79 V Motherboard December 13, 2013 9:08:49 AM nothing huge.....just minor (only visible in benchmarks) Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !